Salary: £20,000 per annum
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Are you an enthusiastic motivated individual who enjoys a challenge?
Saint Michael's Hospice, part of Harrogate District Hospice Care, is looking for an Events organiser who has experience in the delivery of events.
The successful candidate will be responsible for all aspects of delivering each event to a high standard following a comprehensive plan and for managing a delegated events budget, maintaining accurate records and working towards pre agreed targets.
Working closely with the rest of the Fundraising Team the role will develop and maintain relationships with individuals, businesses and organisations supporting Saint Michael’s.
Applicants will need experience of delivering events at various levels in order to achieve a positive customer experience; this will include physically setting up events as well as transporting equipment to the event. They must be able to sell or pitch ideas, by various communication methods.
Candidates must also demonstrate excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills; strong team working is key and the ability to use IT, including databases. While a hospice vehicle can be provided for events the candidate would need a valid clean driving licence and be willing to drive.
• 35 days paid holiday per year
• Comprehensive Induction Programme
• Contributory Pension Scheme with employer contribution of 8% and variable employee contribution
• Employee Assistance Programme
• Free Car Parking/Walking distance from Hornbeam Park Station
• Free DBS/CRB check
Harrogate District Hospice Care is a registered charity in England and Wales (518905) with a family of services operating as Herriot Hospice Homecare, Just ‘B’, Saint Michael’s Hospice and Talking Spaces.
Successful applicants are required to provide an enhanced disclosure. Disclosure expense will be met by employer.
To apply online please click Apply
Alternatively please call Helen/Alison on 01423 876086.
Completed applications to be received by 9am on 25th February 2020
Interviews will be held on 3rd March 2020 at Crimple House, Hornbeam Park, Harrogate.